Our Ministries

Worship Leaders

Co-Chair – Dawn Warren

Co-Chair – Sonja Jones

Worship Leaders are a team of Spiritual Leaders who guide the congregation through the order of service in an uplifting manner and helps to prepare hearts and souls for worship.

Music Ministry

Music Director – John Lawrence

Choir Director – Cheryl Sangster

The members of the Music ministry share God’s Word through a variety of music genres and support the choirs during services and special events.

Choir

Co-chairs – Troi Abner

Dr. Chaunda Scott

An organized group of singers who love to praise, glorify and magnify God through their gifts of song.

Ushers

Co-chair – Patrick Gunter

Co-chair – Pat Grant-Alston

Ushers serve during worship services and special events by welcoming our guests and assisting them with seating.

Greeters

Co-chair – Robert Allen

Co-chair – Kai Lisa Anderson

Greeters meet people at the door to welcome them to worship and special events.

Communion Stewards

Chair – Barbara Whittaker

Communion Stewards meet every 1st Saturday to prepare the Holy Communion elements and serve them every 1st Sunday and at special programs.

Nurturers

Chair – Rev. Courtland Pitt

Nurturers are the first to greet individuals who have accepted our invitation to discipleship, answer questions, and help assimilate them into the church.

Pastor’s Aides

Chair – Kai Lisa Anderson

Pastor’s Aides serve in the background to provide water, mints, tissues, hand sanitizer, towels, and any other aides necessary to facilitate the comfort of the Clergy Team during worship services and special events.

Security Team

Chair – Reggie Barnes

This team of highly skilled professionals provides a safe and secure environment for all who come to our worship facilities.

Member Care

Co-chair – Bernadine Williams

Co-chair – Vanessa Burrell

The Member Care Team welcomes new members and assists the Nurturers in providing information regarding the church and its ministries; fellowship opportunities, and encourage volunteerism.

Christian Education

Chair – Bridgette Rudolph

The Christian Education Team develops and offers educational opportunities for individuals, families and the community to help people develop a closer relationship with God. Current Christian Education Offerings: • Adult Sunday school – Every Sunday from 9:15 am -10:15 am in the Garden Room. • Bible Study – Every Thursday from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at 24300 Southfield Rd, Suite 310; Dr. Antione Geffrard, Instructor; Current topic – Exodus. • New Members Class – Saturday, March 7, 2015 Future Offerings: • Mid-Day Bible Study • Children and Youth Bible Study

Missions and Outreach

Chair – Sonja Jones 248-254-2503

The Missions and Outreach Ministry is committed to sharing the love of Christ through spiritual and physical support, throughout our community, whenever and wherever needed.

Children and Youth

Youth, Chair – Rev Matthew Gillery

Children, Chair – Bridgette Rudolph

Encourages Children and Youth to experience God’s love, learn, and grow in their faith by participating in worship, music, recreation, service to others, and fellowship with their peers and adults.

Ministry Offerings for Children & Youth:

  • Children’s Choir (Ages 4-13); Youth Praise Team (Ages 13-19)
  • Ushers
  • Worship Leaders
  • E- Council (Ages 12-17)
  • Liturgical dance & Mime
  • Greeters
  • Outreach/Community Events
  • Social Activities
  • Scripture Reading & other Oratorical Opportunities

Serving Children & Youth Ministries for Adults

  • E- Zone Teachers (Ages 4-9)
  • Volunteers for E-Zone
  • Volunteers (Ages 10-12)
  • Volunteers (Ages 13- 17)

Caring Hearts

Co- chair – Melisa Twiggs

Co-chair – Marsha Wheeler

The Caring Hearts serve the congregation and the community in their time of need through prayer, phone calls, visitations, sending cards, and bereavement support.